Something huge happened today, and a lot of people didn’t see it coming.
Our first Monday sports round-up of 2015 features a pause to reflect on the passing of Stuart Scott, college football Bowl game madness, and Wild Card Weekend in the NFL starring Chris Christie.
Mike Kasdan takes a hard look at the roots of the privilege we confer on star athletes, and its devastating effect on society.
September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.
Coupled with Marcus Smart’s run-in with a Texas Tech fan, Liam Day says the backlash new Alabama linebacker Rashaan Evans faced from Auburn fans indicates that some of them just need to get lives.
A Birmingham minister carried a torch while Martin Luther King was in jail. I sat in his church for seventeen years and never knew.
It’s always nice to see someone use a position of power to lend a helping hand with absolutely no hint of an ulterior motive.
Twice, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the boys’ convictions, the first time, issuing a landmark decision on the right to effective assistance of counsel, and the second time invalidating a trial that included no black jurors
Wil Elrick is 6’7″. He wrestled a bear. But he’ll surprise you with what else he likes to – and will – do.
JJ Vincent confirms some of those things we believe about the South, and asks us to forget one very important one.
Since the Supreme Court gutted the Voting Rights Act, nothing is stopping politicians from disenfranchising poor, elderly, and student voters.
What I am going to say here will shock some people but the want to express this has been tugging at me for a while so I had to say it.
All the signs point to Rand Paul having already lost his bid to be the Republican nominee in 2016.
When you’re a young person trying to establish your identity, Southern pride offers an easy one. It’s all put together, like any religion or nationalist system.
Adam Davis and his wife brought their marriage from the brink. Here’s how.
Even some of the strongest, most independent women are looking for love. James M. Sama explains how to be a good teammate.
Don’t pressure yourself to love your body unconditionally; it’s possible that that will come in time. Instead, focus on shifting your negative thoughts to neutral ones: Your body exists. It carries you around. It is neither good nor bad. It is a body.
A man’s true strength comes in his ability to know what weight needs carrying, and what weight needs letting go.
Jordan Gray doles out four tried and true methods for making your significant other feel significant again.
Jeff Jackson strives to live up to the standards of being a “good dad,” and does the best he can. As he ponders what that means, he realizes his own dad was pondering the same thing.
In a world of Facebook Memes and 24-hour media sound bites it is very easy to be inundated with opinions masquerading as facts. How do we teach our children the difference between the two?
Why do we accept this kind of extreme violence towards women? And why is it so common in rap and hip hop?
Ever wonder how some people seem to get so much accomplished? Here are some of their secrets. — They do what it takes to stay fully charged. It doesn’t matter who you are or what[Read More…]
We’re the guys who eat stereotypes for lunch. So just what is it we are trying to change?